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Mid-day Extra: Saying "adios" to a Mexican food great

Oct 18, 2011
The parent company of El Torito and Chevys Fresh Mex declared bankruptcy earlier this month. But it left a legacy of bringing a regional cuisine to the rest of the country.
Posted In: Food, bankruptcy

PODCAST: Citigroup and Wells Fargo earnings, a cell phone bill warning

Oct 17, 2011
Here are today's top headlines from the Marketplace Morning Report and from around the web. Citigroup's third quarter earnings rose 68 percent, ...

Mid-day Extra: The 'Tutoring-Industrial Complex'

Oct 17, 2011
With school in full swing, it is the time of year when parents start to seek out tutors. The industry is booming, with tutors costing up to $800 an hour in some cases.
Posted In: Education, tutoring

PODCAST: Occupy Wall Street safe for now, retail sales beat expectations

Oct 14, 2011
Here are today's top headlines from the Marketplace Morning Report and from around the web. The planned cleaning of the encampment of Occupy Wal...
Posted In: mid-day update, podcast

Mid-day Extra: How Occupy Wall Street is allowed to camp out

Oct 14, 2011
How is it that the Occupy Wall Street protesters have managed to stay camped out for so long already?
Posted In: New York, Occupy Wall Street

PODCAST: JP Morgan reports its earnings, the Fed might follow you on Twitter

Oct 13, 2011
Here are today's top headlines from the Marketplace Morning Report and from around the web. JP Morgan Chase said this morning that it made $4.3 b...
Posted In: mid-day update, podcast

Mid-day Extra: Fighting for a seat on the morning commute

Oct 12, 2011
Londoners face crowded subway trains every morning on the way to the office. What kind of tactics might give them an edge in actually getting a seat?
Posted In: Transportation, commute, London

PODCAST: UAW reaches a deal, London subway riders fight for seats

Oct 12, 2011
Here are today's top headlines from the Marketplace Morning Report and from around the web.Chrysler and the United Auto Workers have reached a de...
Posted In: mid-day update, podcast

Mid-day Extra: Wall Street looks to psychics

Oct 11, 2011
Psychics in New York City have noticed more and more of their clients are showing up in suits and asking questions about the stock market.
Posted In: Wall Street, psychics

PODCAST: The NBA put on hold, Wall Street looks to psychics

Oct 11, 2011
Here are today's top headlines from the Marketplace Morning Report and from around the web. The NBA is cancelling the first two weeks of the sea...
Posted In: mid-day update, podcast

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